This bed was made from plans from Ana White's website. It is made from standard pine boards and treated 4x4. We plan to paint this bed for my daugther's new house at WKU. I loved making this one. Very, Very easy.
For the plans: http://www.ana-white.com/2009/10/farmhouse-bed-save-158100_7467.html
I'm a beginning woodworker playing with simple projects I can complete quickly.